- BBNaija’s Tochi was among housemates that got social media buzzing hours after the launch of the show
- During a get-to-know-you session with other housemates, he mistakenly expressed his likeness for guys
- Fans of the show immediately flooded social media with mixed reactions
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Some new housemates of the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality show managed to cause a stir on social media shortly after the launch and one such housemate is Tochi.
The tall and fair individual had joined other housemates to participate in a get-to-know-you session, where they all get to share some basic information about themselves and their preferences in the opposite gender.
Tochi’s turn was going fine until it got to the point where he had to talk about what he likes in a potential partner that could be his lover.
The BBNaija housemate started off by expressing his interest in a fellow guy. Upon uttering the statement, the house was instantly set abuzz as many found the slip of tongue hilarious.
However, Tochi was quick to correct himself and make it clear that he is interested in women and not men like himself.
Watch the clip below:
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Despite the fact that the young man corrected himself, the damage was already done on social media. Several fans of the show flooded their individual pages asking if they heard correctly what Tochi had just said.
From indications, the slip-up by the housemate may take a toll on his game as many are now suggesting that he may not be a straight man.
Read what people are saying below:
Similarly, some social media users who are LGBT members have started showing their support for Tochi.
Read tweets below:
Still in a related BBNaija season 5 story, Legit.ng earlier gathered the report of a Nigerian man who expressed reservations over one of the female housemates in the house.
The individual criticized Kaisha, a lady from Sokoto who is the first Hausa lady to be a part of the show. According to him, no sensible father from the north would allow his daughter to get into the Big Brother house.
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